Music Monday: Come Around Sundown

0
SHARE

Each week I try to snag a new album to listen to, and often times the listening only happens while working late into the night. For that reason, the tunes tend to be more mellow with electric twists to help keep me going. It doesn’t have to be a new album, just new to me. However, this past week led me to the new new album from Kings of Leon, Come Around Sundown.

Below are 2 of the more popular tracks on the album. In terms of the sound and what to expect, Rolling Stone puts it best:

“The fiddle-spiked “Back Down South” heads into dark backwoods-kegger territory. Caleb’s voice, meanwhile, remains a thing of slithering, boozy Tennessee beauty. Witness “Birthday.” It’s a slinky rocker in the spirit of 50 Cent’s “In Da Club,” except there’s no club, shawty’s nose is bloodied, and Caleb is walking her home, stumbling, laughing and spilling drinks along the way. Down-homey and over-the-top, “Birthday” recalls the Kings’ gruff-sounding garage-rock days. But it’s just a glimpse in the rearview by a band with its foot on the accelerator.” – Will Hermes

Kings of Leon – Back Down South

Kings of Leon – Birthday

You can preview more or purchase the album on Amazon or iTunes.

_______________________________________________________________________________________

Droppin’ Ballz Vol. 40

My boy Lucas 3stacks released his big four oh last Thursday. Included: Kanye, CRS, Consequence, Copywrite and many more. CLICK HERE for the track list and the download link.

Got some tunes I should feature on Music Mondays? Hit me up!

SHARE
Previous articleU-19 Louisiana All-Star Team: Quick Stick
Next articleDaily Cheese: Growing The Program
Founder of Lacrosse All Stars. A West Coast native and product of the MCLA, I moved back East after college where I truly fell in love with the game. I've dedicated my career to LaxAllStars since 2010, and I wouldn't have it any other way. I now live in my hometown of Boise, Idaho, with my wife Zoë, two dogs, and a baby girl expected to arrive around Championship Weekend this May. I'm a technologist at heart, I'm not into snow or the month of January, and one time I kind of stole a football from Gary Gait. Life is crazy busy, but it's worth it when you get to immerse yourself in the medicine of lacrosse every day. We are on a mission to Grow The Game® on a global scale by empowering storytelling by players, for players, and bridging the gap between lacrosse and the mainstream.